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Vice Chancellor Tull Wants To Make Sure You Get What You Came For

July 30, 2019

On July 1, Renetta Garrison Tull became UC Davis’ first Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. In this position, announced by Chancellor May last year, Vice Chancellor Tull will lead the Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and be involved in student, staff and faculty recruitment and retention at both the Davis and Sacramento campuses.

SA Spotlight: West Village Development to Offer Transfers Community-Building Opportunity

March 18, 2019

Starting out at a new university as a transfer student can be daunting on many levels. There is the risk of getting to feel out of step with your peers, the majority of whom matriculated as freshmen; and there are practical worries too, like figuring out where to live. In as tight a housing market as Davis, this can be challenging.

The ARC Expansion Project is Complete: Here's What to Expect

March 18, 2019

 

Director of Recreation Deb Johnson gives a comprehensive update on the new equipment and programs that are coming with the recent completion of the Activities and Recreation Center (ARC) expansion project. 

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An Early Spring Shower ... of Awards

March 18, 2019
The Cultural Pages Win CASE District VII Grand Gold Award

The UC Davis Cultural Pages—print and digital guidebooks to cultural and ethnicity-based resources and community life on campus—recently received a Grand Gold Award in Diversity Programs from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), District VII.

A team encompassing many departments within Student Affairs contributed to The Cultural Pages, and student employees had a leading role in the design and development process.

Meet the New Director of Counseling Services

March 13, 2019

After a competitive search, the Division of Student Affairs is pleased to announce that Dr. Paul Kim has been selected to serve as director of Counseling Services for UC Davis.

SA Spotlight: Aggie Moonlight Breakfast

January 15, 2019

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day; but to students studying for their final exams, it may be the most important meal of the night too. Last quarter, Chancellor Gary S. May, the ASUCD Coffee House and the Division of Student Affairs presented the inaugural Moonlight Breakfast in the CoHo between 9 p.m. and midnight on the second day of finals week, providing vital brain fuel to students facing a long night of studying.

Spotlight: Program Gets Girls Excited About STEM, Wins Award

November 28, 2018
STEM for Girls, now in its eighth year, is a joint project of the Women’s Resources and Research Center (WRRC) and the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. It aims to equip the approximately 60 girls from underrepresented groups who participate each year with the confidence to pursue their interest in a STEM field. 

Let's Get Creative

October 07, 2018

Sometimes you just need to let your hair down and dig into some creative endeavors. There are a number of places on campus that offer creative outlets and help you connect with others.

Aggie Studios

If you want to be the person who makes the next video that goes viral, join Aggie Studios. This student-run organization creates some of the most amazing videos to come out of Davis. And they are always looking for an idea, so why not yours?

Top Ways to be Active at UC Davis

October 07, 2018

Come as you are to Campus Recreation's fitness, wellness and recreation programs! You'll find activities for maintaining balance, de-stressing and accomplishing your fitness goals.